The University of Tennessee today named Carolyn Hodges as the dean of the Graduate School, effective January 1. Hodges currently serves as the associate dean for academic personnel of UT’s College of Arts and Sciences, a position she has held since 2004.
The University of Tennessee today named Todd Diacon as vice provost for Academic Operations, effective January 1. Diacon is currently the head of the Department of History, a position he has held since 2001.
Scientists from the University of Tennessee and Oak Ridge National Laboratory will join researchers from the Chinese Academy of Sciences in establishing the China-U.S. Joint Research Center for Ecosystem and Environmental Change.